The true story of a young French woman who ghostwrites for a philandering husband in the late 1800’s. Her writings become highly successful & she becomes more & more confident in many ways. Meandering storytelling doesn’t do this story justice. Knightley strong, movie only a good B or B-
French novelist, Colette, overcomes an abusive marriage to emerge as a leading writer in her country and a candidate for the Nobel Prize in Literature.